“You really should be considering asssistant-level positions,” the recruiter stated. “Excuse me? Why? I was a manager for over 5 years,” I responded cried. “Well, you’ve been out of the workforce so long that you’ll likely need to take a step down to get back in the game,” … [Read more...] about The mom penalty: Are you part of the problem?
A few years ago, I did a freelance project that involved working with craft bloggers and reviewing their content and products. I can’t tell you how many times I read something along the lines of: “This is a quick project. I did it while watching Downton Abbey, so it’s … [Read more...] about You and me? We have different definitions of “easy”
I have always hated the term networking. It just feels sleazy and always reminds me of a used car salesman. And gives me visions of people in stale, horribly decorated hotel conference rooms with business cards and suits. Definitely not what I think of when I want to build a … [Read more...] about Four easy, natural and effective networking tips